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The Way to Her Reluctant Heart: A Historical Western Romance Book

When Cassie's mother died, and with a drunk father around, she was left responsible to raise her younger sisters on her own. She's been struggling all her life to keep them on the right track, but everything will fall into pieces when she finds out that her sisters are secretly involved with the town's biggest trouble-makers. Trying to take control of the wild circumstances, she confronts their older brother, Kyle, but to her misfortune, it's already too late... As more troubles arise, Cassie will be forced to depend on Kyle to rescue her from a ruthless man who is threatening to take everything she owns. Will Cassie find it in her heart to trust Kyle and let him protect her and her loved ones?Kyle has had a rough life since his parents were killed. As if this wasn't enough, he has taken it upon himself to raise his two younger brothers who look up to him and appreciate his playful and caring attitude. When a furious lady comes up to him and demands explanations, he knows he's in deep trouble... Despite the fact that they raised their siblings in a completely different way, he admires Cassie for standing up for herself and before he realises it, he starts falling for her. Will Kyle manage to keep her safe from the danger that lies ahead while also finding a way to her heart?Kyle and Cassie will find a true soul mate in one another as they join forces to bring down a vicious man who is after her family belongings. Taking the right decision will be a matter of life and death if they want to protect their loved ones while giving a chance to love... In the end, will they break all the barriers that wish to keep them apart, or will internal battles and outside forces overpower them?"The Way to Her Reluctant Heart" is a historical western romance novel of approximately 80,000 words. No cheating, no cliffhangers, and a guaranteed happily ever after.

Once a Marshal (A Sheriff Ben Stillman Western)

FROM THE CURRENT KING OF THE VIOLENT, SEXY, HARD-HITTING WESTERNThe Classic Sheriff Ben Stillman Series Begins...Playing poker, smoking cigarettes, drinking whiskey—retirement was treacherous business for ex-lawman Ben Stillman. The best of life seemed to be past, but then the past came looking for him...The son of an old friend rides into Ben's life with a plea for justice and a mind for revenge. Up on the Hi-Line in Montana, a rich Englishman is rustling ranchers out of their livelihoods... and their lives. The boy suspects these rustlers have murdered his father, Milk River Bill Harmon, and the law is too crooked to get any straight answers.But can the worn-out old lawman live up to the legendary lawman the boy has grown to admire?For fans of William W. Johnstone and George P. Cosmatos’s Tombstone, you’ll love this first novel in the epic, fast-paced Sheriff Ben Stillman series.

Rocky Mountain Hook Up: Contemporary Western Romance (To Love Again Book 1)

She only needs one night … but will one night be enough?To Love Again, Book 1 *** The complete series is now available in a BOX SET. Grab the whole story in Books 2-5 and save. *** One renowned sex therapist …Dr. Isabel Chapel is scared spitless. She’s losing clients faster than broncos toss cowboys at the Calgary Stampede. Tuition is due for her daughters, the advance for her second book is already spent… she can’t afford to lose her practice. Reluctantly, she agrees to some ‘field study’… just to observe… One buff psych student …Tray Taylor is a studious and buff farmer who just returned to university after working the farm during his father’s illness. Despite his killer looks and winning charm, he doesn’t have much confidence with women and he’s determined to find a teacher – his own personal Mrs. Robinson… One Hookup is all they need …When Isabel arrives at The Shore – a club with a certain reputation for older women and younger men – she’s not sure she can go through with it. But when she meets Tray, sparks fly, tempers flare, and she finds herself way outside her comfort zone …She needs to get more in touch with her sexual side. He needs to learn more about pleasuring women. In one night, they both get what they need. But will one night be enough for them to get what they want?Warning: Hot dancing, public seduction, and no holds barred horizontal mambo. Ready to get hooked up?NOTE: This is the first of a series that includes cliffhangers and should be read in sequence. The series is now complete and includes:Book 1 - Rocky Mountain Hook UpBook 2 - Rocky Mountain HeroBook 3 - Rocky Mountain HolidayBook 4 - Rocky Mountain HeavenBook 5 - Rocky Mountain HitchedRocky Mountain Hook Up BOX SET Four-Pack: Books 2-5

Lucas Bad Boys of Dry River, Wyoming Book 1

Emily Walters needs help fast. Her ex-husband is being released from prison and Adam swore he’d never let her go. She knows he’ll come for her. Her only choice is one of the bad boys of Dry River, Lucas Taggart. Lucas raised a lot of hell when he was younger and never backed down from anyone. It's what Emily needs in a protector and a husband. She offers him half of her ranch in exchange for protection and marriage. Whispering Pines is one of the largest horse ranches in the States. Would it be enough to entice the brooding man? Lucas Taggart isn't interested in marriage but he is interested in Whispering Pines and when he looks into Emily’s eyes, he knows it wouldn't be a hardship being married to her, as long as it's a real marriage. When Adam shows up to claim the woman he still thinks of as his wife, will Lucas have to do the unthinkable to protect the woman he's come to love with all his heart? What happens if or when Adam is finally out of the picture? Will Emily still want Lucas around and will she ever return his love?

Unwanted: Dead or Alive (Buck and Dobie Book 1)

Framed for cattle rustling and horse theft by the corrupt banker who foreclosed on their employer's ranch, Buck and Dobie find themselves out of work, out of cash, and out of luck. So, they decided to try and live up to their reputation as wanted men—an idea easier said than done.Buck Hawkins and Dobie Garrett are a pair of cowboys in the Texas Panhandle. They’re unlikely outlaws—until their ranch is stolen and the two cowhands framed for rustling and horse theft by a crooked banker.Now with a price on their heads and hunted by the law, the two cowboys decide that if they have to ride the outlaw trail, they might as well be the best holdup artists in Texas. Problem is, they aren't all that good at the trade. Just when they thought it couldn't get worse ... During a botched stage holdup, they meet Marylou Kowalski, who demands at the point of a derringer that Buck and Dobie kidnap her; she's bored with her life and looking for excitement on the outlaw trail. Marylou convinces the two fugitives that the three of them can score the ultimate in revenge—holding up the crooked banker who posted reward flyers on the two cowboys.A novel by Gene Shelton, author of Houston Madam and other books.

Jake Men of Clifton, Montana Book 1

Jake Stone isn’t happy about Hattie’s granddaughter suddenly appearing to take over her ranch after Hattie’s death, but he knows she’d want him to make her welcome. He just didn’t expect to like the stubborn redhead quite so much. Becca Daniels has inherited a horse ranch from a grandmother she never knew. To sell it, she has to live on it for six months. Otherwise, it goes up for auction. Now it seems someone else wants it and is trying to run her off. Now, with her horses stolen, her home invaded, and threats made against her if she doesn’t leave, Becca doesn’t know where to put her trust. What sinister plot is underway to force her hand? Worst of all, could the gorgeous cowboy who’s managed to steal her heart be behind it all?

Mail Order Bride: Westward winds: A Clean Historical Cowboy Romance (Montana Mail Order Brides Book 1)

She craves excitement. His children need a mother. Can they overcome secrets to let love ride off into the sunset?Tessa O’Connor’s longing for adventure is unsated by the boring men in her high-society circles. So the bold young woman plots her escape by answering the eloquent courtship letters of a Montana rancher. Fleeing her wealthy family on a midnight train, she’s delighted the man is handsomer than she imagined but perplexed by his dour demeanor.Dean Samuels doesn’t know where to turn. Raising two kids and running the ranch after his wife’s untimely death has become a mountainous task. Captivated by Tessa, he dreads the day when he must confess his younger brother wrote every word of his heartfelt correspondence.While wedding bells duly chime, Tessa is devastated when she discovers the betrayal of her most intimate moments and demands they sleep apart. And with his children now firmly attached to her, Dean worries he’s damaged more hearts than just his own.Will Tessa and Dean find their way back to trust and grow a beautiful future?Mail Order Bride: Westward Winds is the first book in the charming Montana Mail Order Brides historical Western romance series. If you like strong-willed characters, star-crossed lovers, and family drama, then you’ll adore Linda Bridey’s heartwarming tale.Get your FREE copy of Mail Order Bride: Westward Winds to write the perfect ending today!Montana Mail Order Brides Reading OrderWestward Winds #1Westward Dance #2Westward Bound #3Westward Destiny #4Westward Fortune #5Westward Justice #6Westward Dreams #7Westward Holiday #8Westward Sunrise #9Westward Moon #10Westward Christmas #11Westward Visions #12Westward Secrets #13Westward Changes #14Westward Heartbeat #15Westward Joy #16Westward Courage #17Westward Spirit #18Westward Fate #19Westward Hope #20Westward Wild #21Westward Sight #22Westward Horizons #23

Blame it on Texas (Lone Star Cowboys Book 1)

Book One in the Lone Star Cowboys seriesLogan Tanner shook the red dust of West Texas off his boots at the age of eighteen and hasn't looked back. When his father has a stroke, Logan is temporarily forced to return home and take over the family ranch. He still feels responsible for his mother's death when he was twelve, and has never gotten over the guilt. Now he's faced with having to protect his twelve year old daughter Katie and his sister and her friend Megan Flynn. It's nearly more than one man can handle.Megan Flynn immediately falls in love with Morris Springs, Texas, population 976, when she delivers Logan's runaway daughter to his doorstep. Raised as a city girl, Megan dreams of owning a few acres, raising a few champion Australian Cattle Dogs, and starting a small-town veterinary practice. The only thing between her and her dream is one stubborn, reluctant cowboy with an overprotective streak as wide as the West Texas prairie. But her stubborn streak is a match for his any day. And she's determined to prove it.Blame it on Texas is a story of the power of love to overcome any adversity, the strength of family and friendship, and the joy that comes with being part of something bigger than yourself.

The Man of the Forest

Would You Risk Your Life for Someone You Don’t Know?“O Lord, blaze the dim, dark trail for them through the unknown forest of life! O Lord, lead the way across the naked range of the future no mortal knows!” - Zane Grey, The Man of the ForestMilt Dale is a solitary hunter but when he overhears a discussion about a possible kidnap and killing, he decides to leave his old life behind and save Helen Raynor. But will he succeed? And will he ruin the bad guys’ plan of taking over Al Auchincloss’ – Helen’s uncle – ranch?

Cupid Stupid: (Contemporary Western Small Town Romance) (Return to Cupid, Texas Book 1)

Nothing says bad judgement like trying to prove a superstition true…After returning to her hometown, Taylor Braxton, along with a few adventurous girlfriends, decides to test the Cupid superstition at midnight on Valentine’s Day. After all, Taylor reasons, what is the worst thing that can happen – the superstition of finding her true love might come true?Sheriff Ryan Jones is used to getting calls about people dancing around the downtown fountain. When you live in Cupid, Texas, there were always some residents who believed if you dance naked around the fountain, you were guaranteed to find your true love. What he doesn’t expect is to find the lovely, but spirited, Taylor Braxton confronts him at midnight – sans clothing. Unfortunately, a long-held promise and his badge stand between him and what he wants – Taylor.Will the Cupid Superstition help Taylor and Ryan overcome the past and take a chance on love again? Or will a promise he made to her best friend—his ex, and his career, deflect Cupid’s arrow?Slightly sexy, mostly fun, this novella is the introduction to the Return to Cupid, Texas series.Return to Cupid, Texas SeriesCupid StupidCupid ScoresCupid's DanceCupid Help MeCupid CuresCupid's HeartCupid SantaCupid Second ChanceCupid CharmerCupid Crazy

Beneath the Canyons (Daughter of the Wildings Book 1)

The gunslinger. The rancher's daughter. They share the same dangerous secret - magic.Silas Vendine, mage and bounty hunter, follows a trail of strange, dark magic to the remote Wildings town of Bitterbush Springs. There, he lands in the middle of a violent feud - and discovers that a local rancher's daughter is hiding a deadly secret.Lainie Banfrey has been taught all her life that wizards are unnatural creatures with no heart and no soul. If anyone finds out she has magical powers, she could end up on the wrong end of a hanging rope. But when a gunslinger named Silas Vendine arrives in town, searching for the man who has brought Bitterbush Springs to the brink of open warfare, his power calls to hers, and she agrees to help him.While hiding their magic from the mage-hating townsfolk - and falling for each other, in defiance of the strict laws of the Mage Council - Silas and Lainie must stop the renegade mage who is tearing the town apart, before the dark power he has discovered destroys everyone who lives in the Wildings.Beneath the Canyons is the first book in the innovative Daughter of the Wildings epic romantic fantasy-western series. If you love magic, adventure, and romance in a unique setting, come discover the wonders and mysteries of the Wildings today!Contains language, violence, and mild to moderate sensual content.

Bane Messenger, Bounty Hunter (An Adventure of the Old West)

A prequel to the series An Adventure of the Old West, this action-packed short story introduces Bane Messenger, a Union veteran of the Civil War who teams with former Confederate commander Colonel Jake Miller, to become a bounty hunter. On the trail of a vicious outlaw wanted for kidnapping and murder during a series of robberies, Bane hones his tracking, reconnaissance, and fighting skills. His final showdown with his deadly quarry will show him just how good he is with a gun and launch his career as a man who makes his living bringing killers to justice, dead or alive.

Plague at Snake Creek: An Ezekiel Cool Weird Western

It's a western—with zombies.Confederate veteran Ezekiel Cool leads a quiet life as small town sheriff in the Dakota Territory. Haunted by nightmares of wars gone by, he just wants to be left alone.Then a man steps off a riverboat and bites the town drunk, who then bites someone else, who then ... Ezekiel is thrust back into the role of soldier again. Now he just wants to survive the night.


The sheriff of Dark Hollow, a town close by the Snake River, has been murdered. U.S. Marshal Nathan Holly seeks his killers while replacing him as the town’s temporary lawman. When he’s forced into killing a young tearaway called Billy Thornton the boy’s father, the richest ranch owner in the territory puts a ten thousand dollar bounty on his head.Violence sweeps the town as bounty hunters gather. A young mother is killed along with a deputy. Holly rides out, hoping to prevent more bloodshed. His only hope is to get to Nate Thornton and bring him in, but Thornton’s ranch is an impenetrable fortress.Holly’s only hope for survival lies with Thornton’s daughter, Cordelia, who wants an answer to her mother’s drowning in the Snake years before. Together they must find a way to get to the old man against almost insurmountable odds, or die in the attempt.

The Log of a Cowboy

A classic fictional chronicle of life on the open trail, THE LOG OF A COWBOY has long been considered the best and most reliable account of real cowboy life ever written. In the years following the Civil War, sixteen-year-old Andy Adams left his home in the San Antonio Valley and took to the range. Here he charts his first journey as a bona fide cowboy, from south Texas to Montana along the western trail. Guided by his plainspoken, sure-saddled voice and the living, breathing feel of firsthand experience on every page, we relive dusty cattle drives, perilous river crossings, honor-based gunfights, and narrow escapes from buffalo stampedes, not to mention tall tales passed around the campfire and such unforgettable characters as Bull Durham and Bill Blades.